Are You Considered Living?

Organic Compound and Characteristic of a Living Thing

Organic Compounds

Carbohydrates are the main source of energy. It is also use in stuctural purpose in plants. Proteins are the basic building block of amino acid. Some proteins help form bones and muscles. Nucleic Acid store and transmit gerenertic information. DNA and RNA are examples of Nucleic Acid. Lipid are known as fats. Saturated fats are bad and Unsaturated are ok. It can store energy.

Characteristic of Living Things

Cells are the basic unit of life. Homeostasis is that all living things maintain a constant internal enviroment. Heredity is when living things pass on traits. Evolution is when an organism change over very long periods of time. Interdependence is when an organsim depend on another for survival. Energy are needed for growth and suvival.